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The city of Aguascalientes is the capital of the state of Aguascalientes and is located in central Mexico. It is a colonial town with outstanding roads and infrastructure, historical and cultural sites, and lovely weather.

The city´s economy is based on different industries such as car manufacturing and textiles. Hundreds of international visitors arrive to Aguascalientes each year to take jobs with companies such as Texas Instruments and Nissan. A significant number of Japanese people live and work in Aguascalientes.

Aguascalientes has a total of 12 venues for all types of events, the most important ones are: Expo Aguascalientes with 28,346 square feet of exposition space and 13,123 square feet of convention space. The Fiesta Americana Aguascalientes luxury hotel has over 190 guestrooms and four meetings rooms that hold up to 250 persons. The Gran Hotel Alameda is a five-star hotel with 48 suites and outdoor and indoor event space for up to 1,500 persons.

The International Airport of Aguascalientes has direct flights to Mexico City, Los Angeles, Dallas, and Houston.


Air Flight Connection

Flights / Month    
484 348 136
Passengers/ Month    
31,700 21,500 10,200


Connection Cities

  • Mexico City
  • Monterrey
  • Puerto Vallarta
  • Cancun
  • Los Angeles
  • Houston
  • Tijuana
  • Dallas



  • Aeromexico
  • Interjet
  • TAR
  • Volaris
  • American Airlines
  • United Express


Hotel Capability

4,500 (rooms / night)


Convention Capability

76,463 (sqft)



Venue (sqft) Rooms Website
San Marcos Convention Center 27,800 4 Exhibition Areas
7 Sesion Areas
Marriot Convention Center 4,800 1 Exhibition Area
12 Sesion Areas
Medrano Convention Center 6,440 1 Exhibition Areas
8 Sesion Areas



CVB Contact

Name E-mail Telephone
Lic. José Manuel De Loera Rizo jose.deloera@aguascalientes.gob.mx 01 (449) 917-6926 / 29
Lic. María Fernanda Talamantes Ibarra maria.talamantes@aguascalientes.gob.mx 01 (449) 917-6926 / 29




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